Drugs to reduce cholesterol and other lipids in blood. Classes of drugs used for this purpose include "statins," bile acid sequestrants, nicotinic acid, and fibrates.
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"Advance for Nurses" professional educational material about this class of medications and their use in reducing hyperlipidemia.
Statin Effects Study Survey
Enables people from around the world to self-report adverse effects of statin drug use, or use of other cholesterol drugs. From University of California, San Diego School of Medicine.
Statins News from Medical News Today
Press releases and other current information on this group of medications. [RSS]
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